OctopusTravel.com Hong Kong Limited

One of our executives, Shelley Ki, works for OctopusTravel.com Hong Kong Limited. Through Shelley, we have made arrangement with OctopusTravel.com to allow members to gain access to its website to book over 20,000 hotels worldwide & 2,000 sightseeing tours at an additional 10% discount. Please see its monthly promotion from the CCA website.

If you need assistance on intranet access, you may contact our Website Master, Paul Chong, at 852-97886204 or email to paulchong@ccahk.org. For more information regarding the online booking function, please contact Shelley Ki at 2865-3045 or shelley.ki@octopustravel.com

A new area, “Members’ Benefit”, has been set up in our website (www.ccahk.org) since Nov 1, 2004. This is for members of our Association to offer privileged products and/or services to other members. To ensure exclusivity, it is accessible ONLY if you log in with valid accounts and passwords. For those who have forgotten their account names and/or passwords, drop a line to our web master at paulchong@southa.com.

Regular Monday Lunch

This is a regular event so as to give the executives a regular forum to meet each other and members and friends of CCA.

It has been in operation for almost three years now and is getting more and more popular. All members and friends are welcome to join.

Particulars of the event are as follows:

(1) Place: Tsui Hang Village Restaurant, 2/F New World Tower, 16-18 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong.
(2) Time : 12:45 to 2:30 p.m.
(3) Date : Every Monday
(4) Booked : Under “CCA”
(5) Costs : Around HKD100 per head.

If you are interested, please call Elaine at 2574-0222 to confirm your attendance.

Golf travel business Golf Encore

Our Vice Chairman (Alumni Affairs) Edmond Chan is now offering, from his golf travel business Golf Encore, for CCA members only the following gifts when patronizing for golf tee time bookings:

– One box of 12 quality golf balls for each booking of one round of tee time for 4 players (not accumulated). Two boxes for 8 players etc.

– One box of 12 quality golf balls for each booking of overnight two-round of tee time for 2 players (not accumulated). Two boxes for 4 players etc.

– Only 1 of the players needed to be a CCA member in order to qualify for this incentive. Please remember to mention that you are a CCA member when doing the bookings.

For details please call their booking hotline (852) 6838-9200. Golf Encore is a one-stop golf travel service that offers golf, hotel, transportation bookings, golf event organizing, golf membership rental and buy/sell broking etc. Please also visit their website www.golfencore.com.

Vancouver Board of Trade

If any of you would like to know more about the Vancouver Board of Trade, please contact Ignatius Chong at 2525-6898 or email at iggy.chong@cbve.com.

The first item placed there is from “Octopus Travel” for discounted hotel bookings. Other offers are certainly most welcome. Send the link with a brief description of your product/service and the logo (in gif or jpg format), if any, to Paul Chong (paulchong@southa.com).

The Association, however, reserves the absolute right to reject applications and remove links already placed at its sole discretion.

Appointment of Kenny Tam & Co. as CCA’s Honorary Auditor

CCA wishes to announce that at our 19th AGM held on December 7, 2006, Kenny Tam & Co. was re-appointed as CCA’s honorary auditor. As you know, Kenny Tam, our past chairman for year 1992-1995, is its proprietor and we are thankful to Kenny for his assistance.

CCA’s 20th Anniversary and the Spring Dinner on November 3, 2007

CCA will organize a special event on November 3, 2007 at Miramar Hotel on the Kowloon side to celebrate its 20th Anniversary. We hope all of you will participate to celebrate this event.

Particulars of the event are as follows :

1. Place : The ballroom at Penthouse, Hotel Miramar, No.118-130 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon.
2. Date : November 3, 2007
3. Time : 7:00 p.m. Cocktail
8:00 p.m. Dinner
4. Dress Code : Lounge suit
5. Cost : to be announced

Miramar Hotel will undergo a face lift and the Ballroom in November 2007 will be completely renovated.

Regular Badminton/Basketball at CDNIS

Our Vice-chairperson and Badminton Coordinator, Gloria Choy, is responsible for this program to provide our members a chance to keep fit.

Particulars of the event are:

(1) Dates : Every Wednesday (7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.) Every Sunday (3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
(2) Place : At the gym of CDNIS.

The gym at CDNIS is good venue for the game; so don’t miss the event.

For information, please call Gloria at 9301-1268 or email to her at gchoy@dunbarconsultants.com.

Regular Monday Lunch

This is a regular event so as to give the executives a regular forum to meet each other and members and friends of CCA.

It has been in operation for almost three years now and is getting more and more popular. All members and friends are welcome to join.

Particulars of the event are as follows:

(1) Place: Tsui Hang Village Restaurant, 2/F New World Tower, 16-18 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong.
(2) Time : 12:45 to 2:30 p.m.
(3) Date : Every Monday
(4) Booked : Under “CCA”
(5) Costs : Around HKD100 per head.

If you are interested, please call Sandra at 2574-0222 to confirm your attendance.

Trip to Dubai from February 16 to 25, 2007

Trip to Dubai

CCA is organizing a trip to visit Dubai, UAE, with the help of the Consulate General of UAE in Hong Kong. We have now 18 members who have given their names to participate.

Please email to Wilson Wong at wilsonwong@hanglung.com or call him at 2879-0330 for further information.

CCA’s 20th Anniversary and the Spring Dinner on Nov 3, 2007

CCA’s 20th Anniversary in 2007

Next year will be CCA’s 20th Anniversary. CCA will hold a special dinner on November 3, 2007 at Miramar Hotel on the Kowloon side to celebrate this special occasion. We hope all of you will participate to celebrate CCA’s 20th Anniversary. This event will replace the Spring Dinner original scheduled on April 14, 2007 and our Spring gathering will be announced on a smaller scale with a different format.
We take this opportunity to wish all of you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Particulars of the event are as follows :

1. Place : The ballroom at Penthouse, Hotel Miramar, No.118-130 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon.
2. Date : November 3, 2007
3. Time : 7:00 p.m. Cocktail
8:00 p.m. Dinner
4. Dress Code : Lounge suit
5. Cost : to be announced

Miramar Hotel will undergo a face lift and the Ballroom in November 2007 will be completely renovated.